Robert Bowden Sr.


MONTICELLO — Robert Downey Bowden, Sr., 74, of Monticello, died Monday, September 2, 2013 at his home. He was born October 29, 1938.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Gloria Jean McDougald Bowden of the Prairie Grove Community; one son, Robert Bowden of the Prairie Grove Community; two grandsons; two brothers, Clifford Bowden and Kenneth Bowden, both of the Prairie Grove Community; two sisters, Geneva Clampit and Ruth Ferguson, both of Monticello. A special thanks to all the caregivers.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Stephenson-DearmanChapel with burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery with Military Honors. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.